Welcome to Photographers Direct
The website for photographers and image libraries to sell their photos at fairtrade prices, and for anyone to find and hire a specialist photographer for crucial assignments.
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Search for an image!
Search Photographers Direct now for your perfect photographic image, and quickly get in touch with the photographer or photo library direct to negotiate a fair price:
Or if we don't have exactly the image you want, register as an image buyer and put out an image request to our thousands and thousands of professional photographers to see if they have that image or photograph in their own collection. View our current open image requests here.
Hire a Photographer!
Our community of photographers are located all around the world, and you can commission an assignment with them for those special and unique images you can't get elsewhere. Conferences, weddings, travelogues, model photo-shoots, special events ... we can be there for you! Search for a photographer avaiable for assignment here.
Buy a Photo Story!
Our photographers have some fantastic ideas for stories to weave around their photos. If you are a publisher looking for an article for your magazine, website, blog or other publication then save time by buying the full photo and text package. Many of our photo stories can be made available for quick sales. Browse through our story suggestions here.
Join the team!
We are always on the look out for new, exceptional photographers to join our team and sell their services through Photographers Direct. All our photographers are assessed for suitability, and each of their images passes through quality control. If you think you have what it takes, register now and apply to become a seller. Register as a photographic seller here.
To get you inspired, here are a selection of recent image sales made by our photographers through the Photographers Direct website.
And here are requests for images that are being made by buyers right now!
If you have a photographic service to sell, such as wedding or event photography, photojournalism, model or location shoots, or maybe studio work, then you can have a free portfolio on this website to advertise your specialisation! You will also be put into our 'find a photographer' world-wide search.
Why Photographers Direct?
Photographers Direct is different from other stock libraries. It is run by photographers, for photographers. We know and care about making beautiful images. Buyers deal direct with the producers and sources of images, negotiating fair prices and giving a personal touch with greater control for all involved. That's why we think this is a fairer way to do business.